Category: Humour/Entertainment/Arts
Beethoven: The Man Revealed – You know the music… but do you know the man? – Only 99p 0 comments

You know the music… but do you know the man?
Ludwig van Beethoven’s life — its dramas, conflicts, loves and losses, his deafness coupled with continuous health problems, his epic struggle with his sister-in-law for sole custody of her son, his nephew — is played out in his music.
Now John Suchet has portrayed the real man behind the music in this compelling biography of a musical genius. He reveals a difficult and complex character.
This is not the god-like immortal portrayed in statues and paintings in heroic pose garlanded with laurel leaves. Beethoven may have been one of the greatest artists who ever lived, but he was still a man who had to live among fellow mortals, eat and drink, fall in love, pay his rent. This is the real Beethoven, and Suchet brings him effortlessly to life. Buy this biography today for only 99p – SuperCheap!
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Free now: Your Best Nap Now: 7 Steps to Nodding Off at Your Full Potential – Inspirational non-fiction from a faith-based publisher 0 comments

Free now: Your Best Nap Now: 7 Steps to Nodding Off at Your Full Potential – Inspirational non-fiction from a faith-based publisher
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No one looks at growing older quite like Martha Bolton. Whether she’s contemplating why some people turn cantankerous as they age, suggesting songs and books for the middle years, or looking at the benefits of shrinking, she keeps readers laughing out loud. And when readers are laughing the loudest, she’ll touch them with a moving or poignant observation to remind them about the value of life.
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Selected Disney Apps for £0.69 each 0 comments

Purchase nine Disney Apps for only 69p each for seven days. Fill your Kindle Fire or Android devices with Where’s My Water?; Where’s My Perry?; Where’s My Mickey?; Temple Run Brave and more.

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How to Lose Weight and Alienate People – A hilarious and thought-provoking novel about self-esteem and the cult of skinny… – Only 59p 0 comments

Is there such a thing as the perfect body?
Vivian Ward thinks she is in total control of her life. Actually…she’s thirty five, an out-of-work actress who puts more effort into partying than getting good parts, is estranged from her family and emotionally unavailable to her boyfriend.
Truth is, the only thing she’s in control of is what’s on her plate…
But then she meets movie star Maximilian Fry, who’s just as screwed up, and journeys into a world of celebrity even more damaging than the one she was already living in. Will image triumph, or will she realise that some of her answers lie within?
Enjoy this humourous novel this summer when you buy it for only 59p today.
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Dean Spanley – Includes Lord Dunsany’s original novel as well as Alan Sharp’s hilarious screenplay – 99p 0 comments

Now adapted into a new comedy-drama feature film, DEAN SPANLEY follows a father and son as they encounter the eponymous eccentric in this story of reincarnation and reconciliation set in Edwardian England. Adapted by Alan Sharp (Rob Roy) and directed by New Zealand-born Toa Fraser (No.2), a truly impressive international cast is led by eight-time Academy Award nominee Peter O’Toole (Venus, Lawrence of Arabia) and also features Jeremy Northam (The Winslow Boy, Gosford Park), Bryan Brown (Cocktail, Gorillas in the Mist) and Sam Neill (Jurassic Park, My Brilliant Career).
This special edition includes Lord Dunsany’s witty and inventive original novel, as well as Alan Sharp’s hilarious screenplay, which faithfully adapts and also expands upon the events in the book. Complete with colour photos and interviews with the principal film-makers, this whimsical, wintry tale about dogs, reincarnation and the effects of alcohol makes perfect Christmas reading for lovers of classic humorous storytelling. Buy it today for only 99p.
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The Little Old Lady Who Broke All the Rules – An incredibly quirky, humorous and warm-hearted story about growing old disgracefully – £1.59 0 comments

79-year-old Martha Andersson dreams of escaping her care home and robbing a bank.
She has no intention of spending the rest of her days in an armchair and is determined to fund her way to a much more exciting lifestyle. Along with her four oldest friends – otherwise known as the League of Pensioners – Martha decides to rebel against all of the rules imposed upon them. Together, they cause uproar with their antics protesting against early bedtimes and plasticky meals.
As the elderly friends become more daring, they hatch a cunning plan to break out of the dreary care home and land themselves in a far more attractive Stockholm establishment. With the aid of their Zimmer frames, they resolve to stand up for old aged pensioners everywhere – Robin Hood style. And that’s when the adventure really takes off . . .
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The Extra Ordinary Life of Frank Derrick, Age 81 – A quirky, life affirming story that has enormous appeal – £1.59 0 comments

The story of the pensioner, the milk float and the miracle worker Frank Derrick is eighty-one. And he’s just been run over by a milk float.
It was tough enough to fill the hours of the day when he was active. But now he’s broken his arm and fractured his foot, it looks set to be a very long few weeks ahead. Frank lives with his cat Bill (which made more sense before Ben died) in the typically British town of Fullwind-on-Sea. The Villages in Bloom competition is the topic of conversation amongst his neighbours but Frank has no interest in that. He watches DVDs, spends his money frivolously at the local charity shop and desperately tries to avoid the cold callers continuously knocking on his door. Emailing his daughter in America on the library computer and visiting his friend Smelly John used to be the highlights of his week. Now he can’t even do that.
Then a breath of fresh air comes into his life in the form of Kelly Christmas, home help.
With her little blue car and appalling parking, her cheerful resilience and ability to laugh at his jokes, Kelly changes Frank’s life. She reminds him that there is a big wide-world beyond the four walls of his flat and that adventures, however small, come to people of all ages.
Buy this book that is ‘guaranteed to make you laugh’ for £1.59 today.
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This is Your Brain on Music: Understanding a Human Obsession – £1.71 0 comments

Ever wondered why you can identify your favourite song from hearing only the first two notes? Or why you can’t get that annoying jingle out of your head? Daniel Levitin’s breathtaking – and wholly accessible – book, now published as an ebook, explains why.
This is the first book to offer a comprehensive explanation of how humans experience music and to unravel the mystery of our perennial love affair with it. Using musical examples from Bach to the Beatles, Levitin reveals the role of music in human evolution, shows how our musical preferences begin to form even before we are born and explains why music can offer such an emotional experience.
Music is an obsession at the heart of human nature, even more fundamental to our species than language. In This Is Your Brain On Music Levitin offers nothing less than a new way to understand it, and its role in human life. Buy this book today for £1.71.
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The Moaning of Life: The Worldly Wisdom of Karl Pilkington – £2.00 0 comments

Left to his own devices, Karl Pilkington would be happy with his life just as it is. But now he’s hit forty, everyone keeps asking him why he’s so reluctant to marry his girlfriend and why he doesn’t want to have kids. It’s time for Karl to face up to the biggest question of the lot – what does it all mean? Karl thought he’d seen it all filming An Idiot Abroad, but now he’s off around the globe to learn how other cultures deal with life’s big issues. Find out how Karl copes as he . . .
- Has plastic surgery in LA
- Models for a Japanese life drawing class
- Helps deliver a baby in Bali
Have his experiences changed him? Find out in this hilarious new book. Buy it today for £2.00.
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Free now: Inspirational fiction and non-fiction from faith-based publishers 0 comments

Free now: Inspirational fiction and non-fiction from faith-based publishers
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